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    Indications, dose, contra-indications, side-effects, interactions, cautions, warnings
    and other safety information for COLCHICINE.Jun 5, 2003 She was given 1 mg colchicine and then 500 μg every eight hours (a reduced
    dose because the BNF advises caution with renal and cardiac …Colchicine was first used for gout in Rome in the … between a therapeutic dose
    and a toxic one (low … the BNF suggested '1mg initially, followed by 500µg.Nov 12, 2015 µmol/l or maximum tolerated dose is reached (The BNF max dose = 900 … Co-
    prescribe prophylactic colchicine (500 micrograms twice daily for …Results 1 – 10 of 52 Evidence-based information on colchicine from hundreds of trustworthy sources
    … Remove: British National Formulary – BNF source – 02 August 2018. Indications
    , dose, contra-indications, side-effects, interactions, cautions, …Colchicine can be an effective treatment for gout attacks. … and you have been
    given colchicine to prevent a flare-up attack of gout, the usual dose for this is one
     …For acute gout do not exceed a total dose of 6 mg of colchicine (i.e. up to 6 days
    with …. The BNF reflects the advice in the British Society for Rheumatology and …Jan 25, 2018 Colchicine in addition to conventional therapy for acute pericarditis: results …
    Corticosteroids for recurrent pericarditis: high versus low doses: a …Guide to drug dose adjustment in Renal Impairment (Based on Cockcroft-Gault
    equation, Adapted from BNF). Get a PDF of this … half normal dose. ColchicineComparison 1 High-dose colchicine versus placebo, Outcome 1 Proportion with
    50% or greater …… British National Formulary. 19, 2016 Recommendation The group recommends use of colchicine for the treatment of
    pericarditis pain as an adjunct to standard therapy if used as.Further information is available in the BNF Appendix 1 and in the … reduce dose
    of colchicine (avoid concomitant use in hepatic or renal impairment) (BNF).and allopurinol dose increased by 100mg until urate is < 0.3 mmol/L or a
    maximum … Colchicine 0.5 mg bd is given for 6-12 months after starting
    Allopurinol to …. For a complete list of potential drug interactions refer to the BNF
    or Summary of.In the online BNF users can view drug interactions between several drugs at the
    same time by using the search function. … A number of dose changes have been
    introduced since BNF 50, and these include doses of colchicine for acute gout …BNF Link: … doses
    of NSAIDs and do not afford flexibility in reducing the dose. ….. COLCHICINE.Relevant BNF section: BNF 10.1.4 …. received febuxostat 80mg daily with
    colchicine 600μg twice daily for 4 weeks.8 The dose of febuxostat could be
    adjusted to …(Second line option after amlodipine or if low dose required in elderly – 2.5mg ….
    2.14 Drugs affecting the ductus arteriosus (BNF-C) …… Colchicine tablets.Aug 25, 2010 BP 1,3,6. See BNF for more detail regarding initiation in patients with
    hyponatraemia, … hypotensive or taking multiple or high-dose diuretics or high-
    dose vasodilators.4. Seek further …… Colchicine (BSR advise to avoid1).BNF No. 63 (March 2012). Table of contents. Publication information · Preface ·
    General information and changes for this edition · Acknowledgements · BNF Staff
     …The BNF is the only drug formulary in the world that is both independent, and has
    … This update contains 7 significant changes, 2 new preparations and 7 dose …

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